in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- #698 All Time
Pronunciation of Misty
How popular is the name "Misty" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1973||3,487||3,475||12||#90 girl name|
|1974||4,449||4,437||12||#66 girl name|
|1975||5,568||5,552||16||#47 girl name|
|1976||5,927||5,907||20||#46 girl name|
|1977||6,332||6,314||18||#40 girl name|
|1978||5,853||5,833||20||#43 girl name|
|1979||5,813||5,786||27||#42 girl name|
|1980||5,562||5,542||20||#49 girl name|
|1981||4,813||4,799||14||#61 girl name|
|1982||4,080||4,070||10||#74 girl name|
|1983||3,199||3,188||11||#87 girl name|
|1984||2,806||2,792||14||#98 girl name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Misty? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 84,487 babies born with the name Misty in the United States. That's more than enough Misties to occupy the country of Andorra with an estimated population of 78,115 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1944 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Misty" was in 1977 with a total of 6,314 babies. (That's a lot of baby Misties)
According to the 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Misty" ranks #87 in popularity as a baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, 368 babies in California have the same name as you in 1979. Across the entire United States a total of 5,813 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Misty popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Misty in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the west? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Misty" mean? The list below shows the origins of Misty as well as things modernly associated with the name Misty such as celebrities named Misty.
Misty Mundae is a film actress, musician, and model. Misty was born in 1979 as Erin DeWright in East St. Louis, Illinois, United States.
M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.
I is for ignite, the fire in you!
S is for sensitive, another side shows.
T is for touching, the way you show you are.
Y is for youthful, your eternal look.
Your name in reverse order is "Ytsim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Itsmy". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Misty born Sep 18, 1973
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-West approximately on 800. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.
Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
Name poster for Misty
Here's something for you to ponder on...
The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.